Fast Facts

  • Started playing piano when he was 5 years old.
  • Began acting at age 14 by doing community theater—his first role was as Jesus in a production of Godspell.
  • Followed his first agent's advice at age 15 and came up with his stage name by simply removing his last name (Lipstein).
  • Made his Broadway debut as part of the original cast of Spring Awakening in 2008.
  • Played Mark Cohen in the 2010 Hollywood Bowl production of Rent.
  • Won a Teen Choice Award for his work in Pitch Perfect (2012).


  • Barry Lipstein — Father
  • Brielle Lipstein — Sister
  • Jace Lipstein — Brother
  • Anna Camp — Wife
  • Milan Lipstein — Brother
  • Meryl Lipstein — Mother


  • Attended New York University, Tisch School of the Arts, New York, New York, United States

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  • Birth Name: Skylar Astin Lipstein
  • Birth Place: New York, United States
  • Profession: Actor, Singer

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